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Weekend Happenings 7/26-7/28/13

by Tim Barron

JULY 26, 27, 28

 

CAPRI DRIVE-IN

DATE: NOW OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK

LOCATION: US-12 IN COLDWATER

DESCRIPTION:

SCREEN  I:   THE WOLVERINE/THE HEAT

  SCREEN 11:   TURBO/DESPICABLE ME

TICKETS:  $8 ADULTS, $4 KIDS.  CASH ONLY PLEASE!

GATES OPEN AT 8:00, MOVIES START AT SUNDOWN.

INFORMATION:  WWW.CAPRIDRIVE-IN.COM

 

LAKE LANSING BANDSHELL CONCERT SERIES

DATE: FRIDAY 7 P.M.

LOCATION: LAKE LANSING PARK

FEATURING: FREE EVENT FEATURING GERMAN/POLKA

 

EAST LANSING SUMMER CONCERT SERIES

DATE & TIME: 7 P.M EACH NIGHT

FRIDAY: ROOT DOCTOR

SATURDAY: GIFTS OR CREATURES

LOCATION: EAST PLAZA AT ALBERT & CHARLES

INFORMATION: WWW.CITYOFEASTLANSING.ORG

 

LANSING LUGNUTS

DATE: FRIDAY 7:05, SATURDAY 7:05, SUNDAY 2:05

LOCATION: COOLY LAW SCHOOL STADIUM

INFORMATION: WWW.MILB.COM

 

 

 

 

MICHIGAN STEAM ENGINE & THRESHERS SHOW

DATE: FRI, SAT, SUN BEGINNING AT 8 A.M.

LOCATION: 1895 HULL ROAD, MASON

DESCRIPTION: AN EXPOSITION FEATURING STEAM ENGINES, ANTIQUE GAS AND OIL TRACTORS, WHEAT THRESHING, ANTIQUE SAW MILL, BREAKFAST, LUNCH AND DINNER AVAILABLE ON THE GROUNDS, CAMPING AVAILABLE.  ADULTS $7, UNDER 12 FREE

INFORMATION: 517-937-7131

 

PATRIOTS AND POLITICIANS FROM THE CIVIL WAR

DATE: FRIDAY 7-9 P.M.

LOCATION: FENNER NATURE CENTER/MT. HOPE CEMETERY

DESCRIPTION: A WALKING TOUR THROUGH THE MT. HOPE CEMETERY FOLLOWED BY A BONFIRE AND MARSHMALLOW ROAST AT BACK AT FENNER. $5 PERSON, MEMBERS ARE FREE

INFORMATION: WWW.MYNATURECENTER.ORG

 

CAR CAPITAL CELEBRATION AUTO SHOW

DATE: SATURDAY 7:30 – 3

LOCATION: DOWNTOWN CAPITOL BUILDING

DESCRIPTION: THIS FREE CAR SHOW CELEBRATES LANSING’S AUTOMOTIVE HISTORY AND FEATURES OVER 200 CLASSIC, MUSCLE AND COLLECTABLE CARS.  FOOD VENDORS, ENHIBITORS AND A DJ WILL BE ON SITE

INFORMATION: WWW.REOLDSMUSEUM.ORG

 

ARTFEST ON THE RIVER

DATE: SATURDAY 10-10

LOCATION: MCCORMICK PARK, WILLIAMSTON

DESCRIPTION: AN ARRAY OF ART, PERFORMANCE DANCE, MUSIC AND THEATER

INFORMATION: WWW.ARTFESTONTHERIVER.ORG

 

SUMMER SOIREE

DATE: SATURDAY 2-6

LOCATION: 1908 BRIARWOOD, LANSING

DESCRIPTION: AN AFTERNOON IN THE GARDENS AT THE HOME OF ARTIST CRAIG MITCHELL SMITH.  THIS EVENT IS A RARE OPPORTUNITY TO VISIT CRAIG’S UNIQUE HOME WHILE SUPPORTING THE GREATER LANSING HOUSING COALITION.  WANDER THROUGH GARDENS FILLED WITH CRAIGS GLASS ARTWORK.  SAVORIES AND SPIRITS ARE INCLUDED IN YOUR $25 PER PERSON ADMISSION

INFORMATION: WWW.GLHC.ORG

 

ELE’S PLACE 5K RUN WALK RACE

DATE: SUNDAY 9 A.M.

LOCATION: JACKSON NATIONAL BUILDING

DESCRIPTION: $30 ADMISSION WILL BENEFIT ELE’S PLACE, A HEALING CENTER FOR GRIEVING CHILDREN AND TEENS TO HELP THEM COPE WITH THE DEATH OF A PARENT, SIBLING OR OTHER FAMILY MEMBER

INFORMATION: WWW.ELESPLACE.ORG

 

MAYHEM FEST

DATE: SUNDAY 1:00

LOCATION: DTE ENERGY THEATRE

DESCRIPTION: ROB ZOMBIE, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH, MASTODON AND AMON AMARTH WILL PERFORM

TICKETS: $42-$94 PAVILION, $28 LAWN

INFORMATION: WWW.PALACENET.COM